1:32 PM EDT, Thu June 30, 2016
Raw Charge Jun 9, 2016

Buying out Matt Carle

After steadily declining to his current state, it's almost time to buyout Matt Carle. When the Tampa Bay Lightning signed defenseman Matthew Carle to a six year contract for $5.5 million per year, he was coming off three consecutive seasons of at least 35 points with the Philadelphia Flyers. He had become a steady top-four presence and was one of the top defensemen available in free agency going into 2012-13. His first couple years, he continued right around the same point per game production for the Lightning. After that though, he steadily declined. His time on ice has declined. His...

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